A well-laid and well-maintained wood floor is a thing of beauty that can last at least as long as the house. Some wood floors have lasted for decades. Still, a homeowner needs to protect his or her wood floor as well as show off its beauty. The best way to do that is to seal the floor then cover parts of it with an area rug. Area rugs can also be bought to coordinate with the rest of the room’s decor.
An area rug can be a simple runner made out of olefin, which is robust enough to be placed in high traffic areas like the entry hall. They can also be a fine Oriental rugs made out of silk and traditionally dyed in jewel-like colors. In between these two extremes, a homeowner can use rugs made out of nylon, rayon or acrylic that come in vivid colors, attractive patterns and fibers tough enough to shake off dirt, resist mold and retain their brilliant colors even in a room full of bright sunlight.
Area rugs Milwaukee also have the benefit of being able to be picked up and washed and repaired at a rug cleaners when they get soiled or damaged. So, besides their own attractiveness, area rugs will protect a wooden floor from dings, scratches, spills and stains. They’re just the thing for a wooden floor.